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IISER-K Prof Nirmalya Ghosh Received 2021 SPIE G.G. Stokes Award

Kalyani, Jan. 13: Nirmalya Ghosh, a professor in the department of physical science at IISER Kolkata who is also attached to its Center of Excellence in Space Sciences, has been named the 2021 recipient of the prestigious G.G Stokes Award in optical polarization by SPIE, the international society of optics…


IISER-K Conducts Mass Covid Test; 35 Students Positive

Mohanpur, Dec. 17: 35 students were detected positive during a mass RT-PCR test for Covid 19 conducted by the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Kolkata among its students living on the campus in Nadia’s Mohanpur near Kalyani early this week. While all the affected students have been…


CBSE Challenges High Court Order On Affiliation For Garden High School-IISER

Kolkata/Mohanpur, Aug. 17: The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has filed an appeal before a Division Bench of the Calcutta High Court challenging an interim order passed by an earlier bench that had directed the issuance of provisional affiliation to the Garden High School-IISER, located on the IISER-Kolkata’s Mohanpur…




IISER-Kolkata Ranked 59th Among 100 Top Rising Institutions In The World

Mohanpur, May 19: The prestigious Nature index annual table 2020 rated the Indian Institute of Science Education and Research – Kolkata (IISER-K) as one of the 100 topmost institutions across the globe, for its high quality, scientific research works. The Nature index ranked the IISER-K 59th in the category of top 100…


Protest March By IISER-K Students Against Brutality at JNU Campus

Around three hundred students attached Indian Institute of Science Education and Research -Kolkata {IISER K} walked along with students of some other premier institutions in Kalyani on Wednesday condemning the attack on students at the New Delhi’s Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) campus. The students came out of their campus and…


IISER Kolkata To Introduce Study And Research Scopes On ‘Humanities’

Mohanpur: The Indian Institute of Science Education and Research-Kolkata (IISER-K) is all set to introduce “Humanities” as a independent department at its Mohanpur campus so that students can properly study different subjects under it as their elective subjects while undergoing their BS-MS dual degree course at the institute. The senate…


Theatre At IISER-K Against Misinterpretation of Science And Superstition

Kalyani, Jan. 16:In an effort to convey a clear message to its students and teachers who often suffer from conflict between science and religious superstitions, the IISER-K on Wednesday evening invited a group of scientists, who formed a theatre group ‘Kalyani Mukhosh’, to stage a play that projects sheer hypocrisy of…


Harsh Vardhan Launched Collaborative Cluster At NIBGM

Kalyani, May 7: Union science and technology minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan today inaugurated a collaborative study cluster at the National Institute of Biomedical Genomics (NIBMG) in Kalyani bringing together five premier institutes with an aim of precipitating systems medicines in India. The NIBGM being the catalyst of the project would…